Chester N. Barkan
Professor Chester N. Barkan graduated from Long Island University CW Post campus in 1981 with a Master’s degree in History. During his years at the college he developed his main interests in post reconstruction American History and the Rise of Big Business.
Currently, Professor Barkan is the Registrar of Nassau Community College and a member of the adjunct faculty of the History, Political Science and Geography Department.
Professor Barkan is formerly the Registrar of Long Island University-CW Post, New York College of Health Professions and DeVry College of NY.
The Chester N. Barkan Academic Excellence Award was established to encourage students in the pursuit of teaching History or other Social Sciences.